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Brain Blasters

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Amiga
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Atari ST
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Description

In Brain Blaster, the player wants to gain an audience with a wise man. But this is not for free: he wants to see gold. To earn it, the player needs to solve the 30 levels of this puzzle game. The basic principle is simple: the game shows a puzzle stone pattern on a 5x5 field. Then it disappears and the player needs to rebuild it.

The needed stones are gained by collecting them from the middle of the screen - they get spit it out in regular intervals. The game tells the player if a placed stone is correct or not. Some of the stones should be avoided because they don't fit the pattern while others give advantages when used, e.g. to delete an accidentally placed stone or they show the original pattern. The time limit is only there in single-player; when playing with up to two other people the fastest player wins.

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Brain Blasters Atari ST Intro 2
Brain Blasters Atari ST Micro mode: bet against opposite magicians
Brain Blasters Atari ST Intro 3
Brain Blasters Atari ST Tournaments can hold up to eight players

Alternate Titles

  • "The Teller" -- French title

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The Press Says

ST Format Atari ST Jan, 1991 88 out of 100 88
Power Play Atari ST Apr, 1990 80 out of 100 80
Power Play Amiga Apr, 1990 80 out of 100 80
ST Action Atari ST Feb, 1991 79 out of 100 79
The One for ST Games Atari ST Jul, 1991 77 out of 100 77
Tilt Atari ST Mar, 1990 15 out of 20 75
Amiga Power Amiga Nov, 1991 32 out of 100 32

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Contributed to by Patrick Bregger (115733)